Success Stories

Sunshine Week celebrated its 10th anniversary in 2015, and we've made a lot of gains in open government thanks to your work. Please share your experiences and success stories with and we'll post some of them on the website.

Who Participated

From Alaska to Guam, hundreds of news organizations, lawmakers, schools, libraries, civic organizations and others marked Sunshine Week in creative and effective ways. We've collected many of them on our Participants page, and many more will be added in the coming weeks.

More Sunshine

Sunshine Week lasts seven days, but it's up to all of us to keep the sun shining on government all year. Share your great FOIA stories, new laws and other efforts on behalf of open government on Twitter using #SunshineWeek, or on our Facebook page.